My guest, multi-millionaire author and CEO Dr. Sam Bakhtiar was an immigrant who came to the US with nothing, leveraging his intuition and working very hard to build a very successful fitness training business.

After making a lot of money, the intuitive hurdle, ego, started to silence his intuition, and this resulted in financial devastation.

Rather than wasting time wallowing in self-pity, he started to listen to his intuition again to reach goal after goal, finding tremendous success running a number of ventures and becoming a multi-millionaire.

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Timestamps

  • 01:06 – Introduction

  • 02:50 – Sam introduces himself

  • 03:32 – Definition of intuition

  • 03:59 – Intuitive signals

  • 05:27 – Intuition as a child

  • 06:53 – His intuitive ability while being in a war zone

  • 08:02 – Moving to the US and working in a rough neighborhood

  • 09:20 – The actions of others affecting his intuitive ability

  • 10:40 – The entrepreneurial fire helps finding efficiencies

  • 12:37 – How the term “1%ER” was formed

  • 15:47 – Having a vision to reach the goals in life

  • 18:01 – The mindset to be a “1%ER”

  • 19:52 – Having a hard time fitting in during high school

  • 22:09 – Getting cut from the basketball team to bodybuilding

  • 24:09 – How bodybuilding gave him self-confidence

  • 25:52 – Having an relentless focus in becoming a “1%ER”

  • 28:32 – Success in fitness training by developing relationships

  • 31:36 – Ego brought the businesses to a grinding halt

  • 35:50 – Getting back on the path to success

  • 38:38 – His children strengthened his why

  • 40:27 – Using intuition to filter your relationships

  • 43:50 – Make a decision and face the consequences

  • 47:22 – How to contact Sam

  • 47:58 – Conclusion

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